Kuntolaakso swimming pool
Sat to Sun at 9-19, cash desk services until 18, facilities may be used until 18.30 o’clock
Café Laituri open Mon to Fri at 6-21, Sat to Sun at 9-19
Exceptional opening hours in Spring 2022
14.5.2022 Saturday, SPRING SWIMMING EVENT
The main pool (50 meter pool) is closed between 12:30-21:00
and jumping pool is partly open for customers between 14:00-21:00.
Other pools are in use for customers normally.
(Jumping tower is open between 11:30-12:00 and 13:00-13:30, but the little bouncy boards are open normally.)
Summertime opening hours:
26.5. on Ascension Day 9:00-16:30.
23.6. open 6:00-16:30.
Midsummer 24.-26.6. closed.
After Midsummer hall is open until 30.6.2022.
Maintenance break 1.-31.7.2022 closed.
Hall opens at 1.8. when weekdays opening hours are like normal.
Beginning of August 1.-14.8. weekends are closed.
Normal opening hours also on weekends from 15.8.
The Kuntolaakso swimming pool is second largest in Finland based on its surface area. Among other things, the new swimming pool includes a 50-metre long 10-lane main pool, a diving pool with a diving tower with platforms suitable for competitive diving, a pool for swimming lessons and young people, a multi-purpose pool, a cold-water pool, a hot tub, and a children’s pool.
Spend your whole day at the venue as you will not run out of activities thanks to the massaging showers, an aromatic sauna, body composition analysis, jumping platforms and virtual water aerobics equipment. Every Tuesday starting at 17:00 o’clock, you will also get to have fun on the Wibit aqua track! The comfort of your swimming pool experience is ensured by adjustable temperature and air humidity in the sauna facilities based on customers’ wishes. A play area in the café make sure that your youngest family members will enjoy their time at the venue also outside the pools.
Make sure you take your own sauna seat cover with you to the swimming pool! You can also buy a seat cover at the café.
The venue has two gyms. In addition to standard stack gym machines, the upstairs gym has a squatting area, exercise bikes and cross trainers and a group exercise space next to the gym. The downstairs gym is more focused on free weight workouts, and the space has enough squatting areas and dumbbells for lots of visitors.
The downstairs gym will be booked for Kalpa ice hockey team in following times
9-11 and 14-15.30
Please, see here for instruction videos for gym equipment!
Here you can check the weekly calendar for examples free instructed aqua classes!
Opening times for the jumping platforms:
(Kuntolaakso keeps the rights to change the timetables)
Information about the changes is provided at, e.g. The Kuopio in Motion Instagram account: www.instagram.com/liikkuvakuopio
Single entry ticket prices:
- Adults (over 18 years old) € 6.50
- discount groups € 4.50
- under 18 years old € 4.00
For gym and swimming:
- Adults (over 18 years old) € 9.50
- discount groups € 6.50
- under 18 years old € 5.70
- More information about multi-entry tickets: https://liikkuvakuopio.fi/sisaliikuntapaikka/ -> Sports passes
- Swimming pool price list
Current booking status of the Kuntolaakso facilities:
Multi-purpose pool is reserved:
- Customer service/cash desk, +358 (0)44 718 2522, uimahalli(at)kuopio.fi
- Lifeguards, + 358 (0)44 718 2523
- Swimming instruction for comprehensive school pupils, +358 (0)44 718 2527, uimaopettajat(at)kuopio.fi
- Instructed activities in Kuntolaakso, uimahalli.allas(at)kuopio.fi
- Swimming lessons for children and adults and competitive swimming: Kuopion Uimaseura – Kuopio swimming club
Infant swimming in Kuntolaakso: firstname.lastname@example.org, +358 (0)44 718 2520
Restaurant and café:
Lost and found practise:
According to the Finnish law 3§ (9.11.2001/966), a lost and found item with less than 20€ of monetary value is being treated as a low-value item. Usage, sentimental and personal value is also estimated. These low-value items are being treated by paragraphs 5, 6 and 26 §. Low-value items are being kept to ensure good customer service in a basket/cabinet available for customers. The cabinet of low-value items will be emptied 5th day of every months at 18.00 o’clock. Items not retrieved are being destoyed according to the law.
Lost and found items that are valued over 20€ are being held in a locked cabinet. You can ask for these items by phone +358 44 718 2523. This cabinet is also emptied 5th day of every months at 18.00 o’clock. These items will be delivered to the lost and found service of the local police.